Position Description

Location ON-Kingston
Employment duration Full time
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To support our continued growth and provide excellence in customer service and satisfaction, we are looking for a high energy, results focused individual for the following role:

Position:         Electrician                  
Location:        Kingston, ON

Reports to:     Operations Manager             

Reliance Home Comfort is proud to be recognized by Waterstone Human Capital Ltd. as  Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures 2016 !

The importance of culture in driving our success has long been endorsed internally at Reliance – it is our Home Team Advantage. Congratulations to our team members for living our guiding principles with a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and an unwavering focus on customer service.

Our “Better is Better” culture has inspired us to offer a Team Member Technical Training Assistance Program. We are proud to support our Team Members by offering tuition reimbursement and additional paid apprentice leave above employment insurance while they further their education. Join our team today!

Company Overview:

Reliance Comfort Limited Partnership offers essential home services to customers across Canada keeping homeowners warm in the winter, cool in the summer and with an endless supply of hot water.

Reliance is a $600 million business today having doubled in size over the last 5 years. The Reliance portfolio consists of over 1.7 million residential rental assets in Ontario and is North America’s largest portfolio of rental water heaters. It is also Canada’s largest heating and cooling company.  What has remained core to the business in our fast growing company is the continual development of strong customer relationships and loyalty, and investment in team members and systems necessary to cost-effectively and efficiently manage the business.

Past performance and future plans demonstrate that the business is doing the right things in its quest to become the destination of choice in its vertical by offering consumers products and services they want and value. The organization is well positioned to continue to out-perform others in a competitive marketplace.


Primary Mission:  You will be responsible for creating a positive relationship with Reliance customers as you professionally provide residential electrical diagnostic, repair and installation services. Your main responsibility will be to support electrical work required for HVAC and Electric Water Heater business


Key Responsibilities:

  • Represent Reliance in a professional, courteous and customer service oriented manner on each and every call.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical problems in domestic electrical systems, including but is not limited to fault-finding, panel changes, generator installation, knob and tube removal, home rewiring etc. 
  • Accurately estimate repair costs, fixed right the first time and continual value-added communication with the home owner
  • Set priorities and work assignments to meet established deadlines
  • Perform diagnostics, repair, maintain, service and install equipment in accordance with manufacturer specifications
  • Adhere to all safety rules and procedures and relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Perform general and specific equipment inspections
  • Educate customers on electrical work in homes
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of all modern equipment and regulations
  • Explain the value of Reliance products, services and programs on every call

Skills, Abilities and Experience:

  • Must be a certified Electrician and hold the 309A or 309C License
  • Must be Master Electrician and hold a ME license
  • 5+ years’ experience as an Electrician
  • Must be registered with the Ontario College of Trades
  • Must have a driver’s license with clean drivers abstract
  • Must be physically capable of performing all work required of this position
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Experience in Refrigeration, HVAC, Plumbing, and Mechanics an asset



Please note that this position requires a Criminal Background Check and Driver’s Abstract be completed for potential candidates. This check must be satisfactory in order for an employment offer to be extended unconditionally .

Reliance Home Comfort is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds including minorities and those with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.